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Terrier: Beka Cooper, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 10+
Satisfying fantasy crime drama for tweens.
By Tamora Pierce
(2006)
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Boy Meets World TV Poster Image
age 10+
A boy deals with friends and girls in classic tween sitcom.
Network: Disney Channel
(1993)
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Island of the Blue Dolphins Book Poster Image
age 10+
Smart girl learns to survive alone in compelling adventure.
By Scott O'Dell
(1960)
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Selena Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Touching and ultimately tragic tale of young Tejano star.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1997)
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The Twilight Zone TV Poster Image
age 10+
Classic morality tales still make you think.
Network: Syfy, Syndicated
(1959)
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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Arthur and his alien friend travel the galaxy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2005)
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Mission to Mars Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
So-so sci-fi with some very intense scenes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2000)
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Contact Movie Poster Image
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age 10+
Thoughtful adaptation of Sagan novel; violence, peril.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1997)
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The Flight of the Navigator Movie Poster Image
age 10+
'80s time-travel adventure has some cursing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1986)
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Princess Academy Book Poster Image
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age 10+
Would-be princesses show grit, wisdom in empowering tale.
By Shannon Hale
(2006)
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Hattie Big Sky Book Poster Image
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age 10+
Teen girl homesteads alone in Newbery Honor book.
By Kirby Larson
(2006)
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Star Trek: Deep Space Nine TV Poster Image
age 10+
Strong spin-off is more violent than the others.
Network: Spike, Syndicated
(1993)
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*batteries not included Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Fun '80s tale has profanity, nudity, and violence.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1987)
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The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate Book Poster Image
age 10+
Newbery Honor book about a smart Southern tomboy in 1899.
By Jacqueline Kelly
(2009)
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Small Acts of Amazing Courage Book Poster Image
age 10+
Feisty heroine provides eye-opening look at colonial India.
By Gloria Whelan
(2011)
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Inside Out and Back Again Book Poster Image
age 10+
Inspiring, educational immigrant story told in free verse.
By Thanhha Lai
(2011)
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Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Thrilling, philosophical installment of popular space saga.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1982)
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Star Trek III: The Search for Spock Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Stirring but sad science-fiction enterprise.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1984)
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Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Buoyant, farcical time-travel Enterprise escapade.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1986)
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Star Trek V: The Final Frontier Movie Poster Image
age 10+
Worst in series; some tricky religious content.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1989)
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